Medical supplies sent from China arrive at an airport in Milan, Italy, on Wednesday. Photo: XinhuaMedical supplies sent from China arrive at an airport in Milan, Italy, on Wednesday. Photo: Xinhua
Medical supplies sent from China arrive at an airport in Milan, Italy, on Wednesday. Photo: Xinhua

Coronavirus: why China’s ‘mask diplomacy’ is raising concern in the West

  • Beijing has sent medical experts and badly needed supplies to places hit hard by the pandemic in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia
  • Other countries have also offered help, but analysts say there are worries about the motives behind the Chinese efforts and possible strings attached

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Medical supplies sent from China arrive at an airport in Milan, Italy, on Wednesday. Photo: XinhuaMedical supplies sent from China arrive at an airport in Milan, Italy, on Wednesday. Photo: Xinhua
Medical supplies sent from China arrive at an airport in Milan, Italy, on Wednesday. Photo: Xinhua
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